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BlackRock SF European Diversified Equity Absolute Return

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BlackRock SF European Diversified Equity Absolute Return D2RF EUR
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  • What is the Fund’s objective?

    The Fund aims to achieve a positive absolute return through a combination of capital growth and income on your investment regardless of market conditions. The Fund seeks to gain at least 70% of any market exposure to shares of companies domiciled in, or the main business of which is in, Europe (including former Soviet Union countries). This is achieved by investing at least 70% of its assets in shares, other equity-related securities and, when determined appropriate fixed income (FI) securities (such as bonds), money market instruments (MMIs), deposits and cash. The equity-related securities include financial derivative instruments (FDIs).

    How does FE rate this fund?

    • No FE Alpha managers
    • 3
    • Not included in the AFI

    Who manages this fund?

    Robert Fisher Since 06-Aug-2010

    Robert Fisher, CFA, Director and senior portfolio manager, is a member of the European Equities team in the Scientific...

    Primary manager

    Simon Weinberger Since 06-Aug-2010

    Mr. Simon Weinberger serves as Portfolio Manager of BlackRock Investment Management LLC and BlackRock Strategic Funds -...

  • How has this fund performed?

    Cumulative Performance chart

    Cumulative Performance as at 18/08/2017
        3m 6m 1yr 3yrs 5yrs
    BlackRock SF European Diversified Equity... +8.2 +7.8 +1.3 +15.2 +35.9
    Absolute Return +3.5 +3.1 +5.5 +20.4 +27.0

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  • Ratios and Analysis

    How does this fund compare against other funds in Absolute Return?

    Quartile Ranking

        1y 3y
    ? Position 121 / 141 60 / 99
    ? Quartile 4 3

    Ranking is for the main unit within the sector View other funds in this sector

    Other Rating

    Morningstar Analyst

    Ratio Info

        1y 3y
    ? Volatility 5.62 5.15
    ? Alpha -5.75 0.74
    ? Beta -0.74 0.07
    ? Sharpe -0.01 0.00
    ? Info Ratio -0.69 -0.15
    ? R2 0.21 0.01
    ? Quartiles:1 2 3 4

    Risk Score

    FE Risk scores allow you to see how risky a fund is in comparison with the FTSE 100.

    This fund: 47
    FTSE 100: 100
    Cash: 0

    Investment Details

    Initial 5.00%
    Annual 1.00%
    ? OCF 1.42%
    ? Performance Fee 20%
    Minimum Investment?
    Initial £ 100,000
    Additional n/a
  • Prices

      Unit type Currency Bid Offer Date Yield Citicode SEDOL ISIN
    BlackRock SF European Diversified Equity Absolute Return D2RF EUR ACC EUR 122.41 18 Aug 2017 n/a KLH4 B43P861 LU0525202312

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  • What does this fund invest in?

    Asset Class Breakdown (31 Jul 2017)

    Rank Asset (estimated from fund's sector average) %    
    1 Alternative Investment Strategies 100.00
  • Additional Information

    Additional Information

    Legal Structure: SICV
    Own ISA wrapper: NO
    Trustee / Depositary: N/A
    Registrar: N/A
    Multi-Manager: NO
    Dividend policy: N/A
    Fund size: £511.9m / $658.4m (31-Jul-17)
    Unit Launch: 06-Aug-2010
    Fund Launch: 06-Aug-2010
    Savings plan: NO
    Pricing times: 00:00 DD
    Dealing times: N/A
    Dealing frequency: Daily
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  • Contact Details

    12 Throgmorton Avenue, London, EC2N 2DL

    020 7743 3000 (Fax Number)
    800445522 (Main Number)

Price total return performance figures are calculated on a bid price to bid price basis (mid to mid where applicable) with gross income (dividends) reinvested. Performance figures are shown in selected currency.

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